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Untitled (Portrait of a Reclined Man on the left; Portrait of a Man and a Woman on the right)

A work made of daguerreotype and tintype.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of daguerreotype and tintype.

Date:

1850s

Artist:

Rufus Bean
American, 19th century

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Photography and Media

Artist

Rufus Bean

Title

Untitled (Portrait of a Reclined Man on the left; Portrait of a Man and a Woman on the right)

Place

United States (Artist's nationality:)

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Made 1850–1860

Medium

Daguerreotype and tintype

Dimensions

7.8 × 6.9 cm (dag plate, appro×.); 6.8 × 5.5 cm (dag image, sight); 8.1 × 6.9 cm (tin plate, appro×.); 6.2 × 5.1 cm (tin image, sight); 9.4 × 16.4 × .8 cm (open case); 9.5 × 8.5 × 1.9 cm (case)

Credit Line

The W. Bruce and Delaney H. Lundberg Collection, purchased with funds provided by The Leonian Charitable Trust

Reference Number

2019.357

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